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Essentials of Geology
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date January 7, 2014
Pages 574
Binding Paperback
Edition 12 unbnd
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780321957801
ISBN-10 0321957806
Dimensions 1 by 9 by 11 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Original list price $97.67 says people who bought this book also bought:
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NOTE:  This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value for your students–this format costs 35% less than a new textbook. Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products.



From the renowned Lutgens/Tarbuck/Tasa team, the Twelfth Edition of Essentials of Geology continues to elevate its readability, art program, focus on basic principles and instructor flexibility. This revision incorporates what has historically made the text a best seller with a new active learning approach throughout each chapter, which offers students a structured learning path and provides a reliable, consistent framework for mastering the chapter concepts.


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12 pck lsl edition from Prentice Hall (May 18, 2014)
9780321937759 | details & prices | 574 pages | 9.50 × 10.75 × 1.00 in. | 3.05 lbs | List price $112.33
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12 unbnd edition from Prentice Hall (January 7, 2014)
9780321957801 | details & prices | 574 pages | 9.00 × 11.00 × 1.00 in. | 2.95 lbs | List price $97.67
About: NOTE:  This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version.
12 edition from Prentice Hall (January 1, 2014)
9780321947734 | details & prices | 574 pages | 9.50 × 10.50 × 0.75 in. | 2.95 lbs | List price $143.60
11 pck pap edition from Prentice Hall (May 9, 2012)
9780321832061 | details & prices | 554 pages | 9.50 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.77 lbs | List price $147.93
About: With the renowned readability of the Lutgens/Tarbuck/Tasa team, the Eleventh Edition of Essentials of Geology continues to enhance both the approach and the visual presentation that have made this text a best-seller.

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